Monthly Archives: January 2015

Help Card for Emotional Shoppers

Do you need to cut down on your shopping?  Do you find yourself shopping to avoid uncomfortable feelings?  Are you in debt over your ears? ugh!!  Here is some help in the form of a card that you can cut … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Group – Week 2

Week 2 will tell us which participants are really committed to the group.  We had one person drop out and another did not call or show up.  However, we had two new people as well.  One a previous group member … Continue reading

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Clearing Clutter Support Groups Work

Week One We had ten people signed up for the group and seven people showed up.   Two men and the rest women.  It is interesting that the stats show that more men have issues with “chronic disorganization or hoarding” than … Continue reading

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Help for Firefighters and First Responders

Last week I had the pleasure of speaking to about fifty Firefighters in the County (Arva) with a co-worker and a Peer Support Worker (volunteer) about how we can work with people who have clutter and hoarding issues.  They said … Continue reading

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“Clutter is Really Just Deferred Decision Making”

What do you think of this expression?  Do you think this is true? I certainly do believe this and can be guilty of this myself.  Sometimes making no decision is really so much easier.   Not making a decision is really … Continue reading

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